A landmark grant will provide 6 emerging health advocates the opportunity to work within The California Endowment’s philanthropic programs to address community health disparities in California. Health Equity Fellows will gain hands on policy, advocacy and philanthropic experience and will also benefit from the Greenlining Academy’s extensive leadership development curriculum. To apply to be part of our 1st cohort please click here.
Health Equity Fellowship: Oct 1st, 2012 – Sept 30th, 2013
Application Deadline: August 10th, 2012
The Health Equity Fellowship is a year-long placement program that seeks to advance advocacy, research and policy projects related to Affordable Care Act implementation efforts in California, creating healthy school environments for low-income students, and fostering safe and healthy neighborhoods where youth and families can prosper. Fellows will be placed to work at one of The California Endowment’s regional offices (Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno, Los Angeles and San Diego) to learn about and contribute to the Endowment’s Building Healthy Communities, a 10 year place-based initiative to create communities where children and youth are healthy, safe and ready to learn. To read Health Equity Fellowship FAQ please click here.